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Baker, Nicholson
Double fold : libraries and the assault on paper / Nicholson Baker
Alternate Title Libraries and the assault on paper
New York : Vintage Books, 2002, c2001
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  Z695.655 .B35 2001    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Libraries -- United States -- Special collections -- Newspapers
Newspaper and periodical libraries -- United States
Newspapers -- Conservation and restoration
Paper -- Preservation -- United States
Physical Description xii, 370 p., [4] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 20 cm
Note "First Vintage Books edition, April, 2002"--t.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-353) and index
Summary Describes how libraries across the United States have dismantled collections of original bound newspapers and brittle books to replace them with microfilmed copies, exploring the hidden reasons for such policies

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